Join Our Team – Service Technician

In this role, you will apply superior craftsmanship skills while providing impeccable service for our clients…and on top of all that, you will be part of a great team of people!

The Service Technician assists the Service Coordinator in estimating, selling, and completing warranty and small job tasks.  The Service Technician also performs a variety of master-level rough and finish carpentry, mill work, and other tasks required to repair, alter, construct, reconstruct, install and maintain structures and furnishings.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Undertakes/oversees warranty repairs.
  • Acts as site manager, supervising team members and sub-contractors
  • Work with Service Coordinator to accurately estimate projects
  • Assist in selling small projects
  • Performs skilled carpentry work in the maintenance, repair, alteration and construction of buildings, facilities, structures and equipment, ensuring project standards are met
  • Ensures compliance with building codes, health and safety legislation, and standards
  • Maintains sub-contractor relationships and scheduling
  • Completes daily site meetings with Service Coordinator
  • Interprets project timelines, plans, diagrams, blueprints, sketches, specifications, and working drawings of construction jobs
  • Provides feedback daily to Service Coordinator ensuring quality standards is met
  • Treats first aid issues on job site
  • Arranges and secures inspection with township building inspectors
  • Regularly liaises with clients
  • Provides a high level of client satisfaction

Competencies

  • Ability to complete all tasks with high attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret budgets
  • Ability to work to schedule, completing tasks on time and within budget to meet volume and gross profit
  • Ability to provide accurate estimates
  • Advanced math skills
  • Ability to maintain effective relationships through strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to collaborate appropriately with build-team members and management
  • Ability to act with honesty, integrity, credibility, self-confidence, and independence
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with clients and employees in a professional manner

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • Masters knowledge of building construction processes.
  • Knowledge of appropriate legislation including: Occupational Health & Safety Act, Construction regulations.
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Building Code & appropriate standards.
  • Knowledge of safe operation of basic hand and power tools.
  • Moderate computer & technology skills (Outlook, MS Word, Excel, Text, Email, UDA, tablet, PCs)
  • Minimum 20,000 hours residential construction experience.
  • Licensed journeyman preferred.
  • Current First Aid Certificate.
  • Competent Supervisor Training (MOL).
  • Must have valid G-License with a clean driving record
  • Boating license
  • Must purchase basic hand and power tools

Applicants are invited to submit their cover letter & resume to ben(at)kawarthalakesconstruction.com.

We thank all applicants for their time and interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.